Honor Mission
Kenneth J. Wirth
U.S.  Navy - Vietnam Veteran
Miller Place, NY - 04/29/2020
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: Kenneth Wirth served as a U.S. Navy Seabee in Vietnam. He is also a solid member of the Patriot Guard Riders and has been on countless numbers of missions for fellow veterans. He is also is a member of Long Island Abate which advocates motorcycle safety and awareness. Ken was always ready to jump in and help out with many projects and events that help veterans in many ways. He has been a solid friend to many in the PGR, veteran, and motorcycle communities. His wife Karen is a Region 9 Ride Captain and so it is extra special for us to honor, remember, salute our friend and brother " Kenny".
Primary Staging Date: 04/29/2020
Primary Staging Time: 9:15
AM or PM: am
Staging Location:

Branch Funeral Home
551 Route 25A
Miller Place,NY 11764

Map to funeral home

Service details and photos can be viewed HERE

Lead Ride Captain: John Fenech
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Lead Ride Captain Phone #:  
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

The Mandatory Rules for COVID-19 protection practices...these WILL be strictly enforced.

  • Stay a minimum of 10 feet apart from each other at all times.
  • No handshaking, fist-bumping, hugs, cheek kissing, or any other physical contact.
  • Follow all COVID-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this URL to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • If you are not feeling well in any way, please do not attend this Mission.
  • * ADDITIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENT: Wearing a protective face covering of some kind is required...homemade facemask, bandanna, etc. (Patriotic face coverings would be particularly appropriate) This will not only provide an extra layer of protection to ourselves and others but will send the message that the PGR takes this crisis seriously and is performing this Mission responsibly.

Special Information:




Please remember to bring your own flags for this mission. LRC Fenech will give final instructions for the honor detail. Viewing by the immediate family will be from 10 am to 12 noon. There will be an outside service for those that wish to be present. After the service, there will be an escort to Calverton. Remember at the outdoor service we must still maintain distance and use masks/scarfs or similar face covering.

 Members not going to the funeral home please arrive at Calverton at 12:30 PM. RC Gene & Sue will be there with details and placement.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? no
Submitted by: Pete Jepson SRC Region 9
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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